Aquila in the New World (Aquiliad, No. 1) by somtow sucharitkul, S. P. Somtow

By somtow sucharitkul, S. P. Somtow

On this trade Earth, Rome ideas all...including the hot international, identified in different dimensions as the United States yet right here as Terra Novo.

General Titus Papinianus is governor of that untamed land, and Aquila, leader of the savage Lacoti kingdom, is a Roman senator. yet authentic titles apart, their responsibility is to Caesar. So while Caesar sends them on a quest for the fabled land of China, regarded as someplace in Terra Novo, off they pass.

They are not often ready for bloodthirsty Aztecs, flying machines, time-traveling extraterrestrial beings, or Bigfoot—and Aquila's problem-solving techniques are unconventional to claim the least!

Before they realize it, their adventures lead them into the fingers of the Time legal, who's bent on changing all of the a number of universes to fit his personal evil whims. in some way they must cease him...before their international is destroyed!

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The Gentle Giants of Ganymede #2 by James P. Hogan

By James P. Hogan

Lengthy sooner than the realm of the Ganymeans blew aside, millennia in the past, the unusual race of giants had vanished. All that remained of them was once a wrecked send, deserted on a frozen moon of Jupiter. Now Earth's scientists have been there, decided to ferret out the key of the misplaced race. Then all at once the Ganymeans again, bringing with them solutions that may adjust all Mankind's wisdom of human origins . . .

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Brother to Demons, Brother to Gods by Jack Williamson

By Jack Williamson

One of the simplest issues technological know-how fiction can provide is a clean research of what it skill to be human. This publication grants on that analysis—in spades. in most cases, a assessment cannot supply a synopsis, yet seeing that one isn't supplied through Amazon.com, i will supply a quick one. The atmosphere is Earth, 1000 years sooner or later. the realm is populated via people ("premen"), genetically perfected people ("trumen"), genetically converted infantrymen ("mumen") and gods, who're half human, half celestial subject. Many centuries earlier, premen had created those different beings, who've now approximately displaced the premen. via order of Earth's god, they're to be relocated to and inhospitable international. premen young children, a boy and a woman, fight opposed to their deportation and detect that they could have the main to combating opposed to the gods, if basically they've got sufficient time. This e-book is greater than simply motion and kaleidoscopic settings. it is approximately what it potential to be human, what rewards and anguish fight brings, and approximately friendship, loyalty and desire. ponder it as safe's akin to The Shawshank Redemption.

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Spy Glass. Maria V. Snyder (MIRA) by Maria V. Snyder

By Maria V. Snyder

An undercover challenge ends up in risk, experience and an very unlikely selection. After siphoning her personal blood magic within the showdown at Hubal, Opal Cowan has misplaced her powers. she will be able to not create glass magic. extra, she's proof against the consequences of magic. Opal is now an interloper having a look in, spying during the glass on people with the powers she as soon as had, powers that make a distinction on the earth. till spying in the course of the glass turns into her new strength. without warning, the attractive items she makes flash within the presence of magic. after which she discovers that somebody has stolen a few of her blood - and that discovering it may well permit her regain her powers. Or understand it should be they're misplaced eternally.

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Black Heart Loa by Adrian Phoenix

By Adrian Phoenix

“An eye for an eye fixed isn't enough.” Kallie Rivière, a Cajun hoodoo apprentice with a tendency for hassle, realized the which means of these ominous phrases whilst hoodoo bogeyman surgeon Heron designated her family members for revenge. Now, whereas trying to find her still-missing bayou pirate cousin, Kallie unearths out the demanding means that somebody is undoing strong gris gris, which means operating magic has turn into as unpredictable as rolling a handful of cube. The wards woven to guard the Gulf coast are unraveling, leaving New Orleans and the encircling bayous susceptible simply as an unnatural storm—the deadliest in a century—is born. because the storm powers towards the guts of all she loves, Kallie desperately searches for the reason for the demanding randomness, in simple terms to benefit a deeply unsettling fact: the perpetrator should be herself. to guard her friends and family, together with the horny nomad Layne Vallin, Kallie steps into the jaws of hazard . . . and reveals a loup garou designed to scouse borrow her heart—literally.

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